Pay Philosophy – General Information
- Umpires have lives, vocations, and families and their time shall not be wasted.
- Two-way communication is essential.
- Failing to notify umpires will cost responsible party money.
- Start games on time when possible – players should be warmed up and ready to play.
- Pre-game conference is 5 minutes before game time.
- Teams need to decide in 30 minute blocks of time about conditions for play.
- Each additional 30 minute delay in starting costs more in game fees.
- A block starts on minute 1 of the 30 minutes (i.e. minute 31 is the second block).
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